very close up shot of plate of massaged kale salad with grapes, hazelnuts and grated cheese
Massaged Kale Salad
Prep Time
15 mins
 

It takes just seven ingredients to whip up this simple, satisfying massaged kale salad.

Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 300 kcal
Author: Christine | Mid-Life Croissant
Ingredients
  • 1 bunch your favorite kind of kale
  • 1 fresh lemon , juiced
  • olive oil
  • salt , to taste
  • 1 1/2 cups seedless red grapes , halved
  • 3/4 cup hazelnuts , chopped
  • freshly grated asiago cheese
Instructions
  1. Rip the kale leaves off the thickest part of the stem and cut into bite-sized pieces.

  2. Wash and dry kale well.

  3. In a salad bowl, drizzle the kale with a little olive oil, all the lemon juice, and sprinkle with salt. Massage kale for about a minute until you feel it softening and see the color darken. 

  4. Add remaining ingredients and serve.

Recipe Notes

Calorie information is approximate and will vary according to how much olive oil you use and other exact ingredients.